Development Officer (Trusts & Foundations)

Bristol Music Trust
Contract Type: 
Full Time
Details of Role: 

Development Officer (Trusts & Foundations), Full-Time, 37 Hours, Salary £21,000


The Development Team is responsible for the fundraising strategy for Bristol Beacon and we are currently managing our major capital transformation.  Bristol Beacon has been part of Bristol’s cultural heritage for 150 years.  Our vision is to unite people through the joy of live music, and we achieve this through a diverse programme of inspirational musical experiences. 


The Development Officer will support the work of the team by bringing their previous experience of supporting fundraising and their ability to build strong relationships and give excellent customer service to our supporters.  You will have strong organisational and interpersonal skills, experience of contributing to funding applications and either previous experience or an interest in the focus of Trusts and Foundations.  This role provides management of our membership scheme and brings a professional, adaptable, and proactive approach to the work of the team.  It is a great opportunity to build experience whilst working for a vibrant arts organisation at a pivotal time.


Closing Date: 
Friday, 29 January, 2021 - 09:00
How to Apply: 

We are committed to developing a more diverse workforce through applicants with the skills and experience to help us to widen our perspective and better serve the needs of our communities.  If you are from a background that is underrepresented in the culture sector, we are looking for people who thrive on enhancing their skill set and have a range of experience and the enthusiasm to develop their chosen field of work with us.  You can read more about our Transformation Promise and Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion commitments here


If you would like to apply to join our team, please go to the closing date for applications is 9.00am on Friday 29 January 2021


Bristol Beacon recognise, respect and value individual difference.  We are committed to the wellbeing of our staff and to being an Equal Opportunities employer and attracting diverse talent from sections of the community currently underrepresented in the culture sector to help us to develop a more diverse workforce.  We hold silver status from the Charter of Best Practice for Accessibility, and we are Disability Confident Committed.